24 August 2018 | Prelims Daily with Previous Year Questions

Q.1) Article 19 (1) (g) provides for Right to practice any profession, trade or business subjected to certain restrictions (Professions requiring specific professional & technical qualifications). Consider the following statements:

1. Only doctors have certain fundamental duties under Article 51(A) towards their fellow citizens.

2. As originally mentioned in the constitution, State can stop government doctors from taking voluntary retirement in public interest.

Which of the given statements is/are correct?

a) Both 1 and 2

b) Only 1

c) Only 2

d) None of the above

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Q.2) Consider the following statements regarding EPFO:

  1. EPFO assists the Central Board in administering only a compulsory contributory Provident Fund Scheme
  2. Central Board of Trustees (CBT) is the EPFO’s apex decision-making body

Which of the given statements is/are correct?

a) Both 1 and 2

b) Only 1

c) Only 2

d) None of the above

Inspired by: EPFO data not the right gauge of employment level

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Q.3) CERT-In is the nodal agency which deals with:

a) Cybersecurity threats

b) Agriculture Policies

c) Disaster management

d) Digital India scheme

Inspired by: 35% of cyber attacks on Indian sites from China: official report

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Q.4) Consider the following statements regarding International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS):

  1. It is a professional association that works for the conservation and protection of cultural heritage places around the world
  2. It was founded as a result of the Venice Charter of 1964

Which of the given statements is/are correct?

a) Both 1 and 2

b) Only 1

c) Only 2

d) None of the above

Inspired by: ICOMOS launches initiative to save cultural heritage damaged in Kerala floods

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/icomos-launches-initiative-to-save-cultural-heritage-damaged-in-kerala-floods/

Q.5) Jhum orJhoom cultivation is a type of:

a) Plantation agriculture

b) Slash-and-burn agriculture

c) Organic farming method

d) None of the above

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Kr Aditya
Kr Aditya
4 years ago

today no pdf solution?

Lincoln10
Lincoln10
4 years ago

Solutions?

Sipra
Sipra
4 years ago

Plz provide answer also

Aman Verma
Aman Verma
4 years ago

solution ?????????????????